The King’s speech: Charles III focuses Christmas address on climate, conflict – National

King Charles III reflected his coronation theme of public service Monday in a Christmas message that he connected to the health of the planet and conflict that are raging. In a prerecorded video shot with him standing beside a Christmas tree in Buckingham Palace, the king spoke of the message of Jesus’ life in serving those less fortunate … Read more

Boy dies after eating poisonous yew berries on daily walk in park with dad in Manchester, England

A young boy has died after eating poisonous berries on a walk in a park with his father, just months after moving to England from Australia. Benn Curran-Nicholls, 14, moved to Manchester with his family in June 2022. The teenager, who lived with severe autism, walked to Fletcher Moss Park in the suburb of Didsbury … Read more

Iran Says Israeli Strike Kills Senior General Razi Moussavi In Syria

Moussavi was a companion of General Qassem Soleimani Tehran, Iran: A senior general with Iran’s Revolutionary Guards was killed Monday by an Israeli strike in Syria, the military force said, with Tehran vowing to make Israel “pay for this crime”. Iranian state media also reported the death of Razi Moussavi, describing him as “one of … Read more

Zelenskiy hails downing of Russian jets in upbeat Christmas message | Ukraine

Volodymyr Zelenskiy hailed the shooting down of two Russian fighter jets on Christmas Eve and said “this Christmas sets the right mood for the entire year ahead”. In a Christmas message marking the first time Ukraine has officially observed the holiday on 25 December rather than 7 January, Zelenskiy also referred to Ukraine’s claim to … Read more

‘White Christmas’ declared as Scotland sees snow – but elsewhere it’s 12C | UK weather

Forecasters have officially declared a “white Christmas” with snow falling across parts of Scotland – after the record for the highest daily minimum temperature for Christmas Day was broken further south. Snow, sleet and rain moved across parts of Scotland, with Tulloch Bridge and Aviemore recording snowflakes, the Met Office said. The forecaster said this … Read more

Inflation has created a dark cloud over how everyday Americans view the economy

Grocery items are offered for sale at a supermarket on August 09, 2023 in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson | Getty Images When Kyle Connolly looks back at 2023, she sees it as a year defined by changes and challenges. The newly single parent reentered the workforce, only to be laid off from her job at … Read more

From whistleblowers to Congress, UFO mania hit the US in 2023

(NewsNation) —One of the biggest stories of 2023 was the rapidly evolving conversation around UFOs, with NewsNation’s exclusive reporting sparking a Congressional hearing, changes at the Pentagon and new legislation mandating disclosure on UFOs. NewsNation special correspondent Ross Colthart interviewed former intelligence officer and Air Force veteran David Grusch, who claimed the U.S. has a … Read more